headspace Work & Study Inala

Available at headspace Inala – free support to young people aged 15-25 helping them work towards their educational and employment goals.

We help young people aged 15-25 with:

  • Looking for and applying for jobs

  • Writing a resume and cover letter

  • Preparing for a job interview

  • Exploring your study options

  • Enrolling in study

  • Navigating community support services such as the Centrelink system

  • Understanding your workplace rights

  • Transitioning into a new job or course

  • Balancing your mental health and wellbeing with work or study

 The support we provide doesn’t end when a young person achieves their goals, we continue to provide support and guidance for as long as it is needed.

Visit our headspace Inala centre to learn more about this service.

*This service was previously known as the Youth Employment Support Service or the Individual Placement Support Service.

Matching young people with opportunities

We carefully match our clients with opportunities that fit their goals, skills and attitude. We do this by:

  • Building a strong relationship with client and understanding their strengths

  • Goal setting

  • Mentoring and guidance with any work experience, education or placements to assist with long term career goals

  • Connecting with other support services and professionals when needed

  • Having access to an education and employment network

Preferred employers, working with the local community

We work with a number of businesses in Inala and surrounding suburbs to give our clients as much opportunity as we can whilst providing an employment solution for local businesses.

Benefits for employers:

  • Save time and money recruiting

  • Receive candidates that have the right skills and attitude

  • Ongoing background support for anyone you employ from our service.

  • The opportunity to be a part of the headspace Inala community providing mental health and wellbeing support for young people.

If you own or manage a local business and would like to work with our headspace work & study team send an email to headspaceinala@accoras.org.au

Post placement support

Once we match young people with an employment opportunity we continue to provide background support to help them settle into their new role and workplace environment.

Ongoing support:

  • Weekly check-in calls

  • Support with workplace culture and adjustments

  • Coaching and mentoring for conflict resolution

  • Confidence building tools

  •   Someone to talk to for any concerns or advice

headspace Inala

This service is run at our headspace Inala Centre. headspace is all about providing a space where young people can simply be themselves. At headspace Inala we deliver a number of services to help support young people with their mental health and wellbeing our centre has a number of mental health practitioners, GPs and Psychologists under one roof.

Contact Us

If you’d like to find out more about our programs, or how we can help you, please just fill out the form on the right. We will be in touch as soon as we can.

In an emergency, or is someone’s life is at risk, call Emergency Services immediately on 000.

Emergency Contact List

If you are experiencing a crisis, support is available through these
organisations, so please call the one that is most relevant to you.

Emergency Services

Call 000

Lifeline

Call 13 11 14

Mental Health Call

Parentline

Suicide Call Back

Kids Helpline